The survey, which was conducted on the Internet among moms and
dads from 21 years old, with small children up to 3 years, showed that not
many parents attach importance to bathing babies. Very vain, because
This is not only a component of child care, but also an important part
his mental and physical development.
The survey results are very
- only 42% of parents believe that swimming can be
useful for the mental development of children;
- only 32% of moms and dads use time during
water procedures for the development of the child.
What exactly is this talking about? Maybe about
irrational use of their own capabilities? Or about
insufficient knowledge about bathing and its beneficial
influence on sensory intelligence? That’s what thinks about it.
Nadezhda Morozova, child and family psychologist:
- The baby in the first month does not hear well and sees most
environmental information he perceives through the skin, mouth and
spout, that is, from contact. The larger child’s brain
gets pulses during this period, the better he
develops. With this help not only bathing, but also
simple touches, massages, air baths.
- Bathing should be associated with pleasant
событием. It will help to tune in to sleep, relax.
Bathing a baby every day is not necessary: pediatricians believe that
it is enough to bathe the child 2-3 times a week if there are no others
appointments from specialized doctors. For example, in the case of hypertonus
muscle neurologists recommend making daily bathing active
procedure. There may be other reasons for taking a bath.
every day (potnichka, diaper rash, etc.). As the baby grows
bathing can be a daily enjoyable ritual.
- Sensory intelligence is different for each
person You may notice that different babies with
of birth itself there are individual preferences during
bathing: someone loves the sound of water, another cannot imagine
bathing without diving (how to teach a chest
baby нырять). Some kids prefer to try everything on
taste. This character trait may manifest itself as bitten.
beautiful soap or licked bottle of shampoo. Other children
prefer to swim only with interesting things: they want to have
on hand favorite toys and a beautiful bottle for foam (toys
для ванны малышам до года).
- To wash your head was not a tragedy for your baby, you need
научить его запрокидывать голову по вашей просьбе
while swimming. The sooner you get it, the better.
Develop a team for this and help your child for the first time.
with my hand. To shampoo not pinching eyes, buy special
gentle bathing facilities for children (shampoo, foam).
- Купание — это не только
ежедневный гигиенический ритуал, но и возможность научиться
чему-то полезному и интересному. Build towers with your child
from foam, immerse objects in water, use tasty smelling
shampoos and soaps. There are lots of options for playing in water and they all help
develop hearing, smell and touch.
We also read about bathing:
- How to bathe newborns: preparing for
водным процедурам, купание, после купания, потешки
- What to do if the child is afraid to bathe in the bathroom:
причины, по которым дети боятся купаться, правила
safety tips and tricks
- Оптимальная температура воды for swimming новорожденного
Infants fearlessly swim, dive and feel like
fish in water: